An infrastructure platform that organizes, analyzes and finds value in financial markets data using state of the art Big Data.

Product Description
 An infrastructure platform that organizes, analyzes and finds value in financial markets data using state of the art Big Data.
Overview:

We systematically trade US equities based on rigorous machine learning, artificial intelligence, and statistical techniques to produce superior, uncorrelated returns for our investors.
We uncover non-obvious relationships by processing large amounts of structured and unstructured data using advanced statistical analysis and data science. Technologically by use state of the art parallel computing platforms, such as Kafka, Spark, etc.

We are looking for DevOps engineers to help us design, build, extend, and test our infrastructure platform that organizes, analyzes and finds value in financial markets data using state of the art Big Data.

Responsibilities:
  • Make strategic decisions about the core components of the technology platform under the direction of the technology officers of the firm;
  • Design deployment processes for batch and real-time data processes;
  • Design CI and best practices around micro-services deployments;
  • Enforce best practices for software development, security policies, and production deployment;
  • Collaborating with the technology officers in exploring and experimenting with innovative architectural design choices regarding data ingestion, linkage, analytics, and trade execution in Big Data-parallel architectures running on cloud providers.
Requirement:
Strong experience in running production environments;
Understanding of distributed systems, storages, and associated trade-offs;
Solid knowledge of any Linux-based OS flavor;
Solid knowledge of networking and operating system specific details related to it;
Experience with AWS EC2;
Experience with any configuration management tools (puppet, chef, ansible, etc);
Fluency in object-oriented and functional programming in Python;
Experience with container technologies is a plus;
Experience with the following technologies is a plus: Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins, Mesos, Kafka, Spark;
Strong communication skills, verbal and especially in written form. The position requires documentation of technical designs and creation of resiliency plans.
Ability to work autonomously, finishing deliverables in a timely manner;
Desire to learn and seek for new knowledge.
We offer:
Flexible working hours;
English classes with native speakers and reimbursed professional trainings and conferences;
High-level compensation and regular performance based salary and career development reviews;
Medical insurance (health), employee assistance program;
Gym 24/7;
Paid vacation, holidays and sick leaves;
Referral program;
Team building and a lot of fun to take a break, relax, and give you the freedom to think beyond the next line of code.